Category Archives: 312 Sqd

Miles Magister

History: Following the success of the civilian Miles M2 Hawk Trainer as an elementary trainer in the mid-1930s, the first low-wing monoplane to be adopted as a trainer by the Royal Air Force, the company’s management decided to further develop … Continue reading

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Tiger Moths Used by Czechoslovak Airmen

During WW2, for many new Czechoslovak airmen, their first encounter with the de-Havilland Tiger Moth was for their initial training aircraft at a Elementary Service Flying Training School after their selection for pilot training. These aircraft were often was also … Continue reading

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Remembered – 2022

Vzpomněli jsme 2022 We, the Free Czechoslovak Air Force Associates ltd, are very pleased to announce that during 2022, our volunteers remembered the Czechoslovak RAF men and women, of WW2, at the locations listed below. My, Free Czechoslovak Air Force … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas – Veselé Vánoce – 2022

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Za křídly…Válečné osudy letců z Plzeňského kraje bojujících v RAF

Za křídly… Válečné osudy letců z Plzeňského kraje bojujících v RAF od Daniel Švec Kniha se zaměřuje na 116 příslušníků britského Královského letectva z Plzeňského kraje – válečné osudy pozemního i létajícího personálu. Je mementem jejich odhodlání bojovat za naši … Continue reading

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The Kroměříž district  Czechoslovak RAF airmen remembered

Uctění památky československých příslušníků RAF z kroměřížského okresu. The symbolic bouquet in national colours is the form of saying thank you by the Free Czechoslovak Associates Ltd. – Sdružení letců svobodného Československa s.r.o., which was formed in the United Kingdom. … Continue reading

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London Remembrance 12.11.2022

As in previous years Tomáš Sláma and his Czech military veterans delegation, had flown to London to participate in the Remembrance Sunday Parade at The Cenotaph, London. Whilst in London they took the opportunity to join Free Czechoslovak Air Force … Continue reading

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Brookwood Remembrance – 14.11.2022

The FCAFA candle event at Brookwood cemetery to remember the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF or British Army was held a little earlier this year. As in previous years Tomáš Sláma and his Czech military veterans … Continue reading

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Remembrance 11.11.2022.

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Antonin Zavoral – One of the Few

Antonín Zavoral One of the Few …………….* 14.01.1917, Třebechovice pod Orebem. …………….† 31.10.1941, English Channel off Dunkirk. Pre WW2: Antonín Zavoral was born on 14 January 1917 at Třebechovice pod Orebem, in the Hradec Králové region of Czechoslovakia, about 70 … Continue reading

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